August 2013 Newsletter

Our August 2013 newsletter has been published, both in hard copy and online.  If you’d like to keep up with the news of our community or have news of what’s happening in programs and retreats at the Priory… Read More

2017-2019 Listening with the Spirit (LWS)

Listening with the Spirit 2017-2019 is a two-year formation/discernment process to become a spiritual director. A detailed, four-page Overview of Call with information about the two years is available, as is the Listening with the Spirit Brochure and an Application… Read More

Sister Julian Makes First Profession

On July 11, 2016, our Candidate Maureen Cleary made her first Monastic Profession at St. Placid Priory.  She took the name Julian for St. Julian of Norwich, and is now known among us as Sister Julian. We welcome… Read More


Lots of fun at the Schafer Meadows Fiber Festival at the Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds in Elma this year! Here are some pictures of needle-felted and other fiber art from the Priory Knitters & Spinners:  2016-schafermeadows  


Join the Priory Knitters & Spinners at the Schafer Meadows Fiber Festival at the Grays Harbor Fairground, Elma, in the Rabbit and Poultry Barn: Friday, October 7th – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, October 8th – 10 a.m…. Read More


  Human Trafficking is a Crime Against Humanity –Pope Francis, December 12, 2013 The website has available for viewing online the short film “I Am Miriam.” If you’ve wondered what human trafficking is about, watch this:… Read More


The Fall and Winter Newsletter is now available online. This time we have an article by our Oblate Liz Langeland on pilgrimage, in which she speaks about her pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela in Spain last year. In these… Read More


The current issue of the Priory Newsletter is now available online. It includes news about the Sisters and information about programs, retreats and workshops at the Priory Spirituality Center. Be sure to take a look!

Crazy Quilting: A Metaphor for Our Lives

During the month of October, 2014, the Center is offering a 3 session program that uses the centuries-old art form to help make a connection with our crazy outer lives and the beautiful inner life we would like… Read More